Call of duty is one of the most popular first-person shooter game franchises in the world gaming community, so much that even the non-gamers are aware about the game.
The first game in the series came out in 2003 and since then there have been almost 16 installments in the series (not counting the various add-ons and DLCs) where most of the installments, at the beginning of the series, are set in the World War 2 era.
The games are published by the Activision studio and at the beginning were developed by Infinity Ward but later on Treyarch and Sledgehammer Games also got involved in the series.
The most recent game in the series was the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare which was released in October of 2019.
Call of Duty 2020
Activision already confirmed that there was going to be a new installment in the series this year and there has been no additional details revealed by the studio but keeping up with the tradition, the details of the game have already leaked out before the official announcement of the game.
There was a tweet released that this installment in the Call of Duty Series was going to be named as Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War the fact was also confirmed by Eurogamer, the name of the game gives us two insights into the upcoming addition.
First of all the studios is planning to bring back the subseries known as “Black Ops” which gained much popularity and the other thing would be the setting of the game, as we have seen as the COD series advances with each installment so does the time period but according to the name of the new game, this installment will be set even further back in time from the first Black ops series.
If this is the name of the series, the game will serve as the fifth installment in the Black Ops series.
As to the setting of the new game, if you are aware of the Call of Duty: Warzone, you might be familiar that the game has already teased a cold war setting in the game as the players were able to find some of the cole war era items through various glitches in the game.
Call of Duty, the Black Ops series
The Call of Duty Black Ops first came out in 2010 and has already 4 installments to its name, and the first game had its setting in the era of 1960s.
The series gained quite a huge popularity and holds some of the most popular games in the entire franchise.
The Call of Duty line of games already holds quite a lot of popularity in the gaming community and the games have served as one of the main series in the first-person shooter genre. Therefore irrespective of what the name of the game be or what series it belongs to, the new Call of Duty 2020 is still going to gain a mass following and popularity.